The Fights in Stefan Borg's House, CNW 5 (Nielsen, Carl)


Sheet Music


PDF typeset by New Notations
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PDF typeset by New Notations
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Editor Niels Bo Foltmann
Publisher. Info. Carl Nielsen – Vaerker, Series I, No.6
Copenhagen: Carl Nielsen Udgaven / Det Kongelige Bibliotek, 2007.
Made available by courtesy of the Danish Centre for Music Publication.
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General Information

Work Title The Fights in Stefan Borg's House
Alternative. Title Song for Helge Rode's Play
Composer Nielsen, Carl
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. CNW 5
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Andantino quassi allegretto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1901-01-26
First Performance. 1901-02-07 in Dagmarteatret
Librettist Helge Rode (1870-1937)
Language Danish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Nielsen catalogue

Misc. Comments

  • Nielsen composed the song Skal Blomsterne da visne during January 1901. The pencil sketch is dated 26 January, less than a fortnight before the play had its first performance on 7 February at Dagmarteatret.